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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 12%
Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:42 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:19 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 06:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 16' South
Longitude: 129° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.95 meters/second, 1558.6 km/hour, 968.5 miles/hour or 841.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.14 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 26' 38.5"968.39 miwest0° 09' 39.3"11.06 minorth968.80 mi
24 hours12° 54' 15.5"865.19 mieast4° 09' 17.3"285.62 minorth917.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinSun 3:36 PM279 km173 miles150 nmNortheast NE
SuaiSun 3:06 PM686 km427 miles371 nmNorthwest NW
SameSun 3:06 PM690 km429 miles373 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BaucauSun 3:06 PM702 km436 miles379 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliSun 3:06 PM737 km458 miles398 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KupangSun 2:06 PM748 km465 miles404 nmNorthwest NW
Tennant CreekSun 3:36 PM809 km502 miles437 nmSoutheast SE
EndeSun 2:06 PM1004 km624 miles542 nmNorthwest NW
Alice SpringsSun 3:36 PM1160 km721 miles627 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KendariSun 2:06 PM1345 km836 miles726 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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